Application Management


Is used to provide software installation services such as Assign, Publish and Remove. It handles deployment of software for computers joined to a domain through group policies.

Note Windows XP Home has this service registered, but the appmgmts.dll needed to start the service is not part of Windows XP Home. When installing/uninstalling a program, then the following error will be generated in the Event Log if the service is not disabled:

*Event ID: 7023
Description: The Application Management Service terminated with the following error: The specified module could not be found.

More Info MS KB328213*

  • Manual
Default State:
  • Manual
Process Name:
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